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Welcome to Gibbon ...

The city of Gibbon is located in Sibley County.

The location of Gibbon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Gibbon has a population of 768 people<2> (see below for details).

Gibbon is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Gibbon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gibbon is within the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Gibbon: 55335<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gibbon had a population of 772 people (or 5.07% of the total population of Sibley County). This makes Gibbon the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Gibbon represents 0.01% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 402nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 772 people, the population of Gibbon decreased 4.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 808 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Gibbon had an population of 768 people. This is a decrease of 0.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.95% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gibbon.

Communities Also Named Gibbon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Gibbon - they are located in Nebraska, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Oregon and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gibbon.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gibbon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gibbon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gibbon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gibbon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gibbon ...

Looking for more information about Gibbon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gibbon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gibbon.

Communities near Gibbon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Ulm   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the South (S) of Gibbon

Located in Brown County

Sleepy Eye   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Gibbon

Located in Brown County

Gaylord   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the East (E) of Gibbon

Winthrop   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the East (E) of Gibbon

Fairfax   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the West (W) of Gibbon

Located in Renville County

Hector   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Gibbon

Located in Renville County

Brownton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Gibbon

Located in McLeod County

Buffalo Lake   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the North (N) of Gibbon

Located in Renville County

Stewart   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the North (N) of Gibbon

Located in McLeod County

Lafayette   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Gibbon

Located in Nicollet County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gibbon.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gibbon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gibbon.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gibbon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Gibbon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gibbon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gibbon) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gibbon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gibbon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gibbon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5353, Longitude: -94.5236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gibbon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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